Disinfecting A Language of Persuasion

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

ATELY, THERE HAVE BEEN LIVELY DISCUSSIONS AFOOT about whether Islam is a cult, a great religion, or a mere but tenacious heresy of Christianity. While we deny all three of those characterizations of Islam, and insist that Arabian supremacy as the engine of Mohammedism is in uncanny direct opposition to Christianity, even to the point […]

Criticizing Islam Successfully

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

Criticizing Islam Successfully to People Who Don’t Want to Hear It HEN SOMEONE YOU’RE TALKING TO TURNS against the idea of criticizing Islam, switch to talking about Scientology. Talk about Scientology’s Fair Game policy for awhile, and once your listener agrees with you that the policy is unacceptable, make these points: 1. not all religions […]

Tend My Flock

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

F YOU ASK A CHRISTIAN LEADER why he does not speak out on Islam, you get some version of: My duty is to tend to my flock, to help them become better Christians. My job is not to oppose Islam. What if a Christian leader actually took the advice to tend to his flock? Start […]